Programming Languages (CS302 2007S)

Class 06: Hoare's Examples, Revisited

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Held: Friday, February 2, 2007

Summary: Today we continue to consider the code examples from Hoare and the points he intended to make with them. We also consider other global design issues.

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Due

Assignments

Notes:

Overview:

Examples from Hoare

Criteria for Evaluating Languages

Additional Criteria

Hoare and Gabriel on the Design of Langauges

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